This course should be undertaken by those in nominated occupational first aid or management roles who are required to establish, maintain, and facilitate the provision of appropriate first aid in the workplace.
Training will ensure participants can effectively undertake risk assessment as a basis for determining first aid resources, equipment, personnel, and facilities in line with safe work practices, first aid code of practice and relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority. This will include inspections of first aid kits and using checklists for stock ordering, use, recovery, maintenance, and storage.
Participants will learn to develop and maintain first aid action plans in consultation with relevant parties and take part in incident debriefing or evaluation to improve future operations and address individual needs.
The following units will be included in your certificate:
Participants must have the physical capacity to establish and maintain first aid facilities and equipment.
Participants must have literacy skills to complete documentation and read instructions.
Online study options: Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic device with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.
- Conduct a Risk Assessment
- Develop a First Aid Response Plan
- Conduct a First Aid Kit Content Check
- Complete a Notifiable Incident Report Form
- Participate in a Debrief and Evaluation Session
- Maintain First Aid Equipment
Theory assessment - A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions.